Dr. Seuss' Birthday Celebration

Saturday, March 2, 2013
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

11AM – 3PM

“Today you are you, that is truer than true. There is no one alive who is youer than you.” And there was no one quite like Dr. Seuss! Join Fairytale Town as we celebrate Theodor Seuss Geisel’s birthday with Seuss-themed hands on activities and crafts. Stop by the Mother Goose Stage and join us for a unique nonstop reading of your favorite colorful, tongue-twisting, rhyming Seuss books! “If you never did, you should. These things are fun, and fun is good.”

Featured Readers

11 AM
Jennifer Wood, Mix 96 – Fox in Socks
Shelly Bokman, Sacramento Parent Magazine – Mr. Brown Can Moo! Can You?
Angelique Ashby, Sacramento City Vice Mayor – The Butter Battle Book
Darrell Fong, Sacramento City Council Member – One Fish Two Fish Red Fish Blue Fish
Phil Serna, Sacramento County Supervisor –Because a Little Bug Went Ka-Choo!
Kevin McCarty, Sacramento City Council Member – Huevos Verdes Con Jamon (Green Eggs and Ham in Spanish)

12 PM
Donna Zick, Sacramento Public Library – I Can Read with My Eyes Shut!
Marilyn Shirey – The Cat in the Hat Comes Back
Mellisa Paul, News 10 – Oh, Say Can You Say?
Pam Dinsmore, Sacramento Bee – Hop on Pop
Symia Stigler, Sacramento Reads – Horton Hatches the Egg
Kathy Fleming, Fairytale Town – Too Many Daves

1 PM
Rivkah Sass, Sacramento Public Library – The Foot Book
Jeffrey Knorr, Sacramento Poet Laureate – The Lorax
Steve Winlock, Leadership Institute – The Cat in the Hat
Jordan Blair, Fairytale Town – Maybe You Should Fly a Jet! Maybe You Should Be a Vet!
Tim Swanson, Sacramento Bee – There’s a Wocket in My Pocket!

2 PM
Jay Schenirer, Sacramento City Council Member – Oh, The Places You’ll Go!
Elena Macaluso, Sacramento Magazine – Happy Birthday to You!
Donna Apidone, Capital Public Radio – The Sneetches
Don Nottoli, Sacramento County Supervisor – Horton Hears a Who!

Readers are subject to change without notice and are not listed in order of appearance.